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Welcome to Aurora Heights ...

Aurora Heights is located in Arapahoe County.

A typical abbreviation for Aurora Heights: Aurora Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Aurora Heights is 5,410 feet [1,649 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Aurora Heights is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Aurora Heights lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Aurora Heights: (303) & (720)<2>

Communities near Aurora Heights ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aurora Heights and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Arvada   [Map]   117,453   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Broomfield   [Map]   66,529   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Centennial   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Commerce City   [Map]   54,869   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Denver   [Map]   693,060   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   154,393   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aurora Heights.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aurora Heights. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aurora Heights. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aurora Heights.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aurora Heights:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aurora Heights ...

Looking for more information about Aurora Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Aurora Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Aurora Heights, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Aurora Heights.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aurora Heights. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aurora Heights. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Arapahoe County: www.co.arapahoe.co.us/

The official website for State of Colorado: www.colorado.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aurora Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Aurora Heights.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Aurora Heights. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aurora Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aurora Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7364, Longitude: -104.8575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aurora Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aurora Heights.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aurora Heights.